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Andreas Athanasiou worthy of a contract extension?

When Andreas Athanasiou was extended to a one-year deal by the LA Kings on July 1st, 2021, he was looking to finally bounce back into that 50-point form that he produced in 2018-19. His speed, hands, and agile moves were shown off in his first year with the LA Kings,...
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Andreas Athanasiou on IR is latest blow for LA Kings

The end of February and into the early part of March, the Kings have been hit hard by injury bug. Brendan Lemieux, Viktor Arvidsson, and Mikey Andersson all went down with injuries in a span of four days. There’s also the unknown status of Drew Doughty right now, who appeared...
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Andreas Athanasiou Completes Kings Comeback In Overtime Vs. Bruins

Andreas Athanasiou capped off a big-time comeback for the Los Angeles Kings. The Boston Bruins were hoping to beat the Kings for a second Monday in a row but unfortunately were stunned as Los Angeles scored a goal in the final minute to force overtime and ultimately lose in the extra period.
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Andreas Athanasiou scores twice as Kings blank Sabres

EditorsNote: Reworked 3rd/5th/8th grafs; Other minor tweaks. Andreas Athanasiou scored twice, Cal Petersen crafted his second shutout this season and the Los Angeles Kings earned a 3-0 victory Sunday afternoon over the host Buffalo Sabres. Athanasiou notched his 100th career goal in the second period, then he and Dustin Brown...
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Andreas Athanasiou will play against Isles

It’s been a difficult year for the 27-year-old. Re-signed to a one-year deal over the summer, Athanasiou has played in just 11 games, sidelined with COVID and a lower-body injury. He’s been really productive when healthy, tallying three goals with three assists while averaging 15:15 TOI. It’ll be...
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Andreas Athanasiou hasn't clicked since Detroit Red Wings moved on in 2020

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Los Angeles Kings coach Todd McLellan knew his words would sound familiar when talking about forward Andreas Athanasiou. The former Detroit Red Wings draft pick, jettisoned by general manager Steve Yzerman in 2020, wasn't available Saturday night when the Wings and Kings were scheduled to meet at Crypto.com Arena. Athanasiou took part in an optional morning skate, but McLellan, an assistant coach with the Wings from 2005-08, projected Athanasiou could return within a week.
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Kings activate Andreas Athanasiou from COVID protocol

It’s been almost three weeks since Andreas Athanasiou suited up for an NHL game, but that is about to change. The Los Angeles Kings activated the speedy forward from the non-roster/COVID-19 protocol and announced he is available for Thursday’s game against the Dallas Stars. Athanasiou, 27, has played...
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Andreas Athanasiou Placed In COVID Protocol

The Los Angeles Kings will not have Andreas Athanasiou in the lineup when they take on the Toronto Maple Leafs this evening, as he has been placed in the COVID protocol. Athanasiou, 27, only has eight games under his belt this season and after a hot start–he had five points in his first four–has been held scoreless in four straight. Now the Kings will have to find a way to replace him for at least one game.
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Andreas Athanasiou on Phillip Danault ‘unbelievable player’

LA Kings forward Andreas Athanasiou talks about returning to the lineup and playing with Phillip Danault. Signed days before LA Kings‘ training camp of the shortened 2021 schedule, Andreas Athanasiou was looking for a new home after being traded from Detroit to Edmonton during the 2019-20 season. The Oilers ultimately decided not to extend a qualifying offer to the London, Ontario native, giving him the power to sign with any team.
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Re-signing Andreas Athanasiou was the right move for Kings

While the Los Angeles Kings made some major additions in free agency, a slightly less notable move was the team re-signing forward Andreas Athanasiou to a one-year contract, with a $2.7 million cap hit. Athanasiou is 27 years old and was originally signed by the Kings last offseason, after he...
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LA Kings re-sign forward Andreas Athanasiou to one-year contract, $2.7 million AAV

The LA Kings have re-signed forward Andreas Athanasiou to a one-year contract, carrying an AAV of $2.7 million. Athanasiou received a qualifying offer from the organization on Monday and is re-upping on a short-term deal with a raise from last season, after a pretty successful first campaign as a member of the Kings.
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Andreas Athanasiou Signs 1-Year Extension With Kings

The Los Angeles Kings announced on Thursday afternoon that they have agreed on a one-year contract extension with forward Andreas Athanasiou that will carry a cap hit of $2.7 million. The speedy 26-year-old winger had a solid first season with the Kings in 2020-21, scoring 10 goals and 23 points...
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Kings, Andreas Athanasiou agree to one-year deal

Since he wasn’t tendered a qualifying offer by Edmonton last fall over fears of what an arbitration award would look like, Andreas Athanasiou was a player who wasn’t a guarantee to receive one from the Kings earlier this week. He ultimately did, and now TSN’s Darren Dreger reports (Twitter link) that the two sides are close to finalizing a new one-year deal. Financial terms have not been disclosed.
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Kings sign Phillip Danault and Alex Edler, bring back Andreas Athanasiou

The Los Angeles Kings have signed forward Phillip Danault and defenseman Alex Edler, and have also re-signed forward Andreas Athanasiou. Danault is 28 years old has spent the last five and half seasons with the Montreal Canadiens and was a key part of the Canadiens’ playoff success this season. He posted five goals and 24 points in 53 regular season games this season, a pace of seven goals and 37 points per 82 games, however, he scored at a rate of around 55 points per 82 games in the two previous seasons.
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